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Dublin: 8 °C Saturday 28 February, 2015

#Ireland

# ireland - Yesterday’s News

11 Ireland v England battles that will be settled once and for all this Sunday

Hold on tight, folks. There’s a whole lot of baggage that goes along with this rivalry.

Murphy at number eight as Schmidt opts for continuity in Ireland selection

Here’s the starting team and replacements to face England on Sunday afternoon.

Ireland’s 2023 World Cup bid ‘very attractive,’ says World Rugby chief Gosper

While no official bid has been announced, Gosper also said that Ireland would be a strong candidate for the 2017 Women’s World Cup.

# ireland - Thursday 26 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 things all Irish people secretly aspire to Dreams Can Come True

10 things all Irish people secretly aspire to

Having Dermot Bannon decorate your house <3

From TheJournal.ie What else could I get for the pricetag on … the €500,000 home of Oscar Wilde’s dad Home Exchange

What else could I get for the pricetag on … the €500,000 home of Oscar Wilde’s dad

We take a loot at what around €500,000 would get you around the rest of the country.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland just got its first Harley Davidson hearse Heaven Sent This post contains a poll

Ireland just got its first Harley Davidson hearse

And you can buy a pre-paid funeral plan for it…

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny is going to perform at a music festival in Texas* Hands In The Air

Enda Kenny is going to perform at a music festival in Texas*

*No word on whether or not he’ll actually sing.

# ireland - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

The Irish Medical Organisation has called on the government to call a halt to insurance companies introducing such services.

From The Daily Edge Czech tourist robbed in Galway posts heartfelt thanks to people of Ireland for their help Reddit

Choke conversation out of breath with Ireland refusing to take focus off England

Two weeks feels like an interminably long wait for a game of this magnitude. Roll on Sunday.

‘I wouldn’t have come back if I didn’t think I could last the pace’ — Cian Healy

Naturally, ‘strength hasn’t been an issue’ for the prop during his recovery from hamstring injury.

This new* Ireland supporter has the best sign of the Cricket World Cup LOL

This new* Ireland supporter has the best sign of the Cricket World Cup

*And by ‘new’ we mean since the cinematic release of PS I Love You in December 2007.

From The Daily Edge This new* Ireland supporter has the best sign of the Cricket World Cup Shoot For The Moon

This new* Ireland supporter has the best sign of the Cricket World Cup

*And by ‘new’ we mean since the cinematic release of PS I Love You in December 2007.

Luck of the Irish as ball hits the stumps but bails don’t fall off

Ireland are definitely winning the Cricket World Cup now.

Best of enemies: The best Ireland-England battles through the years

Ahead of Sunday’s showdown in Dublin, we look at more tussles with the English.

# ireland - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Ireland v England clash could decide the Six Nations – Williams

Sunday’s clash in Dublin may well be decisive in the title race, according to former Wales international Rhys Williams.

# ireland - Monday 23 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What will the Greek challenge to austerity mean for Ireland? Opinion

What will the Greek challenge to austerity mean for Ireland?

Greece’s bailout extension is loaded with political meaning for other eurozone countries.

Windies win will ‘mean nothing’ if the Irish cricketers lose tomorrow night*

*Or the early hours of Wednesday morning to be exact.

George Ford: Our plan for Dublin is much more than ‘stop Sexton’

England fly-half George Ford warned there is more to Ireland than Jonathan Sexton leading into Sunday’s Six Nations showdown.

# ireland - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Crisp sandwiches, juicing… what’s the next food trend to hit Ireland? Eat Up

‘Doctors told me I’d never walk again. Now I’m competing for a place at the Paralympics’

Irish showjumper Emma Cahill suffered a life-altering accident four years ago.

From TheJournal.ie You’d almost forget how dramatic Ireland can look when the temperature drops Grand Altogether

# ireland - Saturday 21 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge 7 essential stock phrases to deploy with any Irish taxi driver Taxi Man

# ireland - Friday 20 February, 2015

‘All Blacks defeat still plays on our minds’ – Bowe confident of Ireland’s progress

The right wing admits there is frustration among the players that they couldn’t score a try against France.

# ireland - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There will be six astronauts flying over our heads tonight, so look up ISS

There will be six astronauts flying over our heads tonight, so look up

The International Space Station can be seen in Irish skies tonight and tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Illegal downloading and recession led to “hollowing out” of Irish music industry IMRO

Illegal downloading and recession led to “hollowing out” of Irish music industry

A new report from IMRO details how the industry can begin to recover.

How many of these Irish international footballers from the 00s can you remember?

How well do you know your Joseph Lapiras from your Joey O’Briens?

Schmidt’s Ireland in a good place for short break before England build-up

Ireland trained against Connacht at an open session in the Sportsground today.

# ireland - Monday 16 February, 2015

From Business ETC Irish banks ‘targeted’ in cyber-heist crime spree worth millions Hacked

Irish banks ‘targeted’ in cyber-heist crime spree worth millions

Banks across the world were allegedly hacked over a two-year period.

From TheJournal.ie Why do people go for ‘walks’? Keep Fit

Why do people go for ‘walks’?

But in fairness, a lot of us do like working out.

Where does today’s West Indies win rank in Ireland’s greatest World Cup victories?

The Boys in Green cemented their reputation as giant-killers earlier.

# ireland - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever Points Please

The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever

Are you a Johnny Logan or a Jahn Teigen? … Reckon you know your Dana Rosemary Scallon from your Dana International?

# ireland - Saturday 14 February, 2015

6 talking points after Joe Schmidt’s Ireland see out victory over France

Kick chase, Sexton’s return, the frantic finale, restart, and a rare win over France.

Ronan O’Gara came out with a typically cheeky quote on the Late Late Show

The Ireland and Munster legend was chatting to Ryan Tubridy on the RTÉ show.

# ireland - Friday 13 February, 2015

IRFU release statement stressing Sexton’s fitness for France clash

There has been some debate around the Racing Métro man’s return after concussion issues in recent months.

From TheJournal.ie Five properties to view this weekend… under €250,000 Viewing Advised This post contains images

Five properties to view this weekend… under €250,000

Here are the 5 best properties you can view under €250,000 this weekend.

Jack McGrath: ‘I think I’m pretty light compared to 155 kilos!’

The Ireland loosehead says France pose a particular physical challenge at scrum time.

# ireland - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Ireland’s Peter O’Mahony: ‘There’s always a fear factor with France’

The Munster captain says Joe Schmidt’s men are intent on improving on their showing against Italy.

5 talking points after Schmidt names his Ireland team to face France

Return of the big names, Munster’s missing men, Boss as back-up and Sexton back to fitness.

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